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Saudi Arabia's Clout in Washington Isn't What It Used to Be

Saudi Arabia's Clout in Washington Isn't What It Used to Be

If the sale goes through, Saudi Arabia would receive more than 130 Abrams battle tanks, 20 armoured recovery vehicles, and other military equipment, Reuters reported. Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, said. The U.S. Senate has blocked a measure that would have halted the sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia.



China urges India, Pak to exercise restraint

The episode-India's response to a militant attack on September 18 that killed 19 soldiers, which New Delhi blamed on Pakistan-has further strained ties. While enemy casualties ran into double digits, there were no Indian deaths, the official said. While Pakistan is ready to defend its territory, the nation wants peace to focus on economic development, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said in a statement on Friday.


Donald Trump's Microphone Really Was Defective During the Presidential Debate

Donald Trump's Microphone Really Was Defective During the Presidential Debate

No, You know, the mic was very bad, but maybe it was good enough to hear breathing, but there was no sniffles ", he said on "Fox and Friends". "I$3 wonder, was that on objective?" "Regarding the first debate , there were issues regarding Donald Trump's audio that affected the sound level in the debate hall", the commission said in a statement.



CDC releases new guidance on Zika and sex

They recommend men use condoms or refrain from sex for at least six months after returning from a Zika-hit area. "The updated recommendations incorporate what's been learned since the previous guidance was released", the report says.


Everything you need to know about tonight's Black Moon

Everything you need to know about tonight's Black Moon

Due to time differences, this new moon doesn't qualify as a Black Moon in Australia - we have to wait until the one on October 31. When two New Moons happen in one month; it's called a Black Moon. Every month is lucky enough to have one beautifully illuminated full moon, where the sun hits its Earth-facing side. The sight you'll want to check out in the night sky Friday is something you'll have a hard time seeing at all.



Man rescued at sea was suspected in grandfather's slaying

Nathan was rescued in a life raft off the MA coast on Sunday. A witness told police that Carman removed the trim tabs - which correct listing, or tilting, and help a vessel operate as intended over a broad range of water conditions - from his boat and patched the holes with a marine sealant, the warrant said.